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Revising Using the Three-Act Structure

            This past week I’ve gone back into the 4th draft of my manuscript and, using the notecard outline from that draft, plotted it onto the… 948 more words


Sunday Summary: Shifting Ahead

It’s been a pretty good week for me. On Monday I decided to change how I worked on my projects. Which takes me back to working on drafting one project at a time. 1,234 more words


Learn How to Pace Your Story (and Mind-Control Your Readers) in Just 8 Steps - Helping Writers Become Authors

Ah! Mind control—just the ticket.

Want readers to react to your story in just the right way? Learn how to pace your story, using these eight important pacing tricks to get you started. 18 more words


Next Step Release

Hello, Readers!

Thank you all for returning. I have to say that the Malevolent Mind cover release went amazingly well. I had a lot of fun getting to know other authors and bloggers. 331 more words

Misty Harvey

Engineering Rows

This week I’ve been doing a lot of thinking rather than a lot of writing. Being stuck in traffic is like that. And I’ve been thinking about my victim. 834 more words

Secrets And Lies

Plotting: Connect the Dots

When I receive letters or messages about my writing, it’s usually from other writers who are just getting started and who are looking for solutions to their own writing craft problems. 1,940 more words

Craft Of Writing

5 qualities of a brilliant story | Nail Your Novel

We all think our stories are brilliant, right? That is, we do until someone else reads them. Then we doubt ourselves big time. Here are some ways to extend that confidence from the brilliant Roz Morris. 49 more words